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from Barcelona to Málaga

You can get from Barcelona to Málaga by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Málaga on 23 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

21:55Barcelona El Prat Airport1h40 23:35Malaga Airport
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£881One-way
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20:30Barcelona El Prat Airport15h20 11:50Malaga Airport
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£831One-way
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20:55Barcelona El Prat Airport1h40 22:35Malaga Airport
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£1061One-way
17:10Barcelona El Prat Airport1h40 18:50Malaga Airport
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£1281One-way
15:45Barcelona Sants6h01 21:46Malaga María Zambrano
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£991One-way

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Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
23 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£83Air Europa
Tue
24 May
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£84Alsa
£68Air Europa
Wed
25 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£51Air Europa
Thu
26 May
£99Renfe AVE
£80Flixbus
£59Iberia
Fri
27 May
Find prices
£84Alsa
£83Air Europa
Sat
28 May
Find prices
£84Alsa
£56Vueling
Sun
29 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£41Vueling
Mon
30 May
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£27Vueling
Tue
31 May
£99Renfe AVE
£80Flixbus
£27Vueling
Wed
1 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£50Vueling
Thu
2 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£75Flixbus
£50Ryanair
Fri
3 Jun
Find prices
£84Alsa
£62Vueling
Sat
4 Jun
£88Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£50Ryanair
Sun
5 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£41Vueling
Mon
6 Jun
£117Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£32Vueling
Tue
7 Jun
£77Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Wed
8 Jun
£88Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£20Vueling
Thu
9 Jun
£117Renfe AVE
£66Flixbus
£27Vueling
Fri
10 Jun
£99Renfe AVE
£84Alsa
£50Ryanair
Sat
11 Jun
£88Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£37Ryanair

Travel Information from Barcelona to Málaga

distanceDistance477 miles (769 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £66
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £9 • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £9 • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Renfe AVE

Take a flight or train to travel 477 miles (769 km) between Barcelona and Málaga. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Ryanair or Renfe AVE among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Málaga.

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FAQs

What are my travel options from Barcelona to Málaga?

There are 2 ways to get from Barcelona to Málaga: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Málaga?

The cheapest way from Barcelona to Málaga is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £9 compared to other travel options to Málaga:

A flight is £57 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Barcelona to Málaga costing on average £66.

What is the fastest way to get to Málaga from Barcelona?

The quickest way to travel from Barcelona to Málaga is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Málaga by train can take on average 6 h 1 min.

How far is it from Barcelona to Málaga?

You should expect to travel around 477 miles (769 km) from Barcelona to Málaga.

How many services a day are there from Barcelona to Málaga?

The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Málaga is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Málaga from Barcelona as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and in Málaga?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Málaga:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Malaga Airport.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Barcelona to Málaga depart from Barcelona Sants to Malaga María Zambrano.

Which travel companies can get me from Barcelona to Málaga?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Málaga:

  • You can travel by plane to Málaga from Barcelona with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Barcelona to Málaga tickets for £9 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Málaga from Barcelona with Renfe AVE, and you can find Renfe AVE Barcelona to Málaga tickets for £66 on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barcelona to Málaga?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Málaga often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Sevilla or Granada. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Málaga itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Málaga and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase Barcelona to Málaga tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Barcelona to Málaga, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £9 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £66 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Málaga tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.